Mary Harris appears in the following:
Tuesday, March 01, 2016
Jaime Lowe started taking lithium when she was diagnosed with bipolar disorder at 17. But now the drug that has kept her sane for more than 20 years is also making her sick.
Tuesday, February 23, 2016
A neuropsychologist and opera singer teamed up to create a form of vocal training for people on the autism spectrum. What does it mean for the patients who have to change just to fit in?
Tuesday, February 16, 2016
Harvard physician Peter Grinspoon spent years addicted to painkillers – often sharing pills with his own patients – before he was caught.
Tuesday, February 09, 2016
Calories are sneaky, and measuring what we eat isn’t as foolproof as we thought. We team up with the podcast Gastropod to find out the truth about eating, and burning, calories.
Tuesday, February 02, 2016
Dr. Willie Parker, a devout Christian, refused to perform abortions in his early career. Then he heard a Martin Luther King Jr. speech that changed his mind.
Tuesday, January 26, 2016
An outbreak of Legionnaires’ disease claimed 16 lives and left more than a hundred people sick in New York City. We go behind the scenes to find how the city stopped the deadly bacteria.
Tuesday, January 12, 2016
Brooklyn's Susannah Mushatt Jones, formerly the oldest living person in the world, passed away yesterday at 116. We featured Ms. Jones in this story about supercentenarians living it up.
Tuesday, January 05, 2016
Why do we make bad decisions? Behavioral economist Dan Ariely talks about why so many New Year's resolutions fail — and partners with Only Human on an exciting project.
Tuesday, December 29, 2015
Healthcare costs are staggering in the U.S. — is there anything you can do about it? Dr. Zeke Emanuel, an architect of the ACA, talks about how we can be smarter healthcare consumers.
Tuesday, December 22, 2015
Hear stories from patients — as well as doctors — as they discuss the mistakes, mishaps, and near fatal errors that happen between doctor and patients.
Tuesday, December 15, 2015
Does a more humane hospital equal a safer one? That’s a question Johns Hopkins is grappling with — and Dr. Peter Pronovost believes the answer is yes.
Tuesday, December 08, 2015
Bishop Gwendolyn Phillips Coates is on a mission. She’s a preacher in a small church in South L.A., and she’s made it her job to get her congregation prepared for the end of life.
Tuesday, December 01, 2015
If you couldn’t stop debating whether that dress was blue and black or white and gold, check out a sort of audio version of that illusion — courtesy of neuroscientist Nina Kraus.
Tuesday, December 01, 2015
When Rose was growing up, she knew she was hearing the world differently. It took her years to figure out what was happening — until she met Professor Nina Kraus.
Tuesday, November 24, 2015
We're rounding out our Listen Up! project with a guide to navigating dialogue at the dinner table — just in time for Thanksgiving.
Monday, November 23, 2015
Psychology professor Art Aron, who devised 36 questions to make couples — or anyone, really — grow closer, says showing that you're listening is just as important as listening itself.
Friday, November 20, 2015
Mastering the art of listening is also about mastering conversation. With help from the world of improv comedy, you'll learn how to take your listening skills to new heights.
Thursday, November 19, 2015
It's hard to listen if you've already forgotten what someone has said. The good news? There are creative ways to work on your memory.
Wednesday, November 18, 2015
So often we scramble to fill up silence in conversations. But the best listeners know when others just need to be heard.
Tuesday, November 17, 2015
No matter how well you can hear, you can still be a bad listener. Mary Harris, host and managing editor of Only Human, discusses ways to become a better listener.